Head of IT for Business Unit Process Automation at Siemens Digital Industries (f/m/d)

Job Description

Rethinking IT.

We have lots of ideas about how to successfully drive digitalization in companies. For example, with open cloud platforms, highly developed security systems, and clever tools for developers. What is your role in this? Move the world from behind the scenes with your IT & process expertise and passion for game-changing information technology. Rethink IT and steer projects in completely new directions. Be bold when others would have given up. In short, play a key role in driving digitalization & business transformation forward! We’ll provide the resources you need to do this. Welcome to our world! 

What part will you play?

As direct report to the Head of Digital Industries Information Technology (DI IT) and the Digital Industries Process Automation CFO (DI PA CFO), you will head a strong IT Partner Organization, with multiple teams (~15) around the world in 10 different locations, with focus to drive the digital transformation of the Business Unit Process Automation in IoT environment. Your goal is to increase business value through the use of IT by leveraging the global IT service portfolio and budget in order to identify suitable solutions cross Business Units, Countries and Functions.

  • You are responsible for co-design of the Business Unit’s digital strategy by creating a vision, strategy, and roadmap and proactively advise the Process Automation management team on the emerging technologies and digital trends that are most relevant to the goals of the Business Unit
  • You assume responsibility for technology strategy, architecture, digital Innovation, resource planning, organizational development and financial planning while continuously ensuring alignment with business objectives
  • You evolve the company’s digital transformation and build an innovative and sustainable blueprint that goes beyond current organizational thinking and scales to have an impact on multiple teams
  • You oversee operational activities including project delivery and execution and coordinate and execute with the respective critical partners, such as cyber security, infrastructure, quality and compliance, that requirements and regulations are considered and implemented
  • You are responsible for the budget of all internal and external IT-related costs.
  • Your contributions will help us to build the future of our company by transforming our business processes and IT applications into new business models based on a seamless digitalized IT reference architecture
  • You are able to manage, prepare, and drive a very broad selection of topics and strategic programs together with stakeholders and IT teams across all process domains (CRM, PLM, SCM, M&S) in our Digital Industries 
  • Your experience will help to find the optimum between innovation and standardization, productivity and transformation

What you need to make real what matters.

  • You hold a university degree with an excellent academic track record and gained experience as a leader with strong people-orientation and leadership
  • You have a proven impact in different IT and Digitalization leading positions inside or outside Siemens, already been successful in leading strategic organization-affected projects and in developing IT architecture landscapes with the appropriate digitized processes in all process domains
  • It is easy for you to convince by your strong analytical thinking, your result and solution orientation in cooperation with strong negotiation skills on C-level
  • You have a modern and strong leadership style and skills, to empower, develop and inspire your team and partners
  • Combined with your people leadership skills you enjoy working in an agile multi-national organization - showcasing also our culture of mobile working and empowerment
  • Your behavior is based on a Growth Mindset, you find solutions and opportunities. Running change management and transformations is key for your satisfaction as a leader and you are able to turn conflict to motor of change.
  • You are proficient in German and English; additional languages are always welcome (French is a plus)

What we offer. 

  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package  
  • Share matching programs to become a shareholder of Siemens AG
  • Location-dependent childcare services to combine family and career
  • Find more benefits here
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities. - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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